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Wireless Connection Information

UC provides three wireless networks to access the Internet. Each network is unique to University affiliation and device type.


UC-SECURE is the University's preferred network for wirelessly accessing the internet on a laptop, phone or tablet.

The newly-expanded network provides students and employees with a fast, reliable and secure connection on campus. 

  • Try to connect most devices here first

  • Requires UC username and password

  • Secure, encrypted network

  • Will work with most computers, tablets, and phones

  • Device must be compatible with an enterprise wireless network



Employees and students who want to connect game consoles, entertainment devices or smart speakers to the University's network will connect to UC-Patriot-WIFI.

  • Designed for Internet-of-Things (IOT) and Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) (e.g. game systems, streaming devices,  smart speakers, etc.)

  • Also can be used if your device is not compatible with UC-SECURE

  • Game consoles and devices without browsers should be registered at prior to connecting.  You can find a tutorial for how to register devices here.